Acting Workshops &
Programmes at HCAC

We offer a diverse collection of programmes inspired by
various Method Acting techniques. We change our selection per semester to provide breadth as well as depth of training for both actors & non-actors.

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Workshops

Workshops are 8-session programmes that provide in-depth training and equip students with a comprehensive repertoire of skills.

  • Comedic Improvisation (Intro)

    8-session evening workshop with public showcase

    3 May 2017 — 21 Jun 2017
    Wednesdays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm

    Registration closes:
    1 May 2017

  • Devised Theatre: From Stage to Street

    A collaborative project to explore the process of devising a performance beginning from a space.

    4 May 2017 — 25 Jun 2017
    Thursdays, 7.00pm — 11.00pm

    Registration closes:
    27 April 2017

  • One Act Plays for Teens (Age 11 to 17)

    May-June Holiday Programme - 12-session workshop for Teens

    30 May 2017 — 24 Jun 2017
    Tuesdays, 2.00pm — 5.00pm
    and Wednesdays, 2.00pm — 5.00pm
    and Fridays, 2.00pm — 5.00pm

    Registration closes:
    23 May 2017

  • Lee Strasberg’s Method Acting (Introduction)

    8-Week Evening Sessions

    3 Jul 2017 — 21 Aug 2017
    Mondays, 7:00pm — 11:00pm

    Registration closes:
    26 June 2017

  • Scene Study (Introduction)

    8-week Evening Sessions

    4 Jul 2017 — 22 Aug 2017
    Tuesdays, 7.00pm — 11.00pm

    Registration closes:
    27 June 2017

  • Comedic Improvisation (Intro)

    8-session evening workshop with public showcase

    5 Jul 2017 — 23 Aug 2017
    Wednesdays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm

    Registration closes:
    3 July 2017

  • Devised Theatre Masterclass: Suzuki & Viewpoints

    6-session devised theatre workshop by Scott Wings with Public Showcase

    14 Jul 2017 — 30 Jul 2017
    Fridays, 7.00pm — 11.00pm
    and Saturdays, 1.00pm — 9.00pm
    and Sundays, 1.00pm — 9.00pm

    Registration closes:
    14 July 2017

Workshops for Adults

  • Comedic Improvisation (Intro)

    8-session evening workshop with public showcase

    3 May 2017 — 21 Jun 2017
    Wednesdays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm

    Registration closes:
    1 May 2017

  • Devised Theatre: From Stage to Street

    A collaborative project to explore the process of devising a performance beginning from a space.

    4 May 2017 — 25 Jun 2017
    Thursdays, 7.00pm — 11.00pm

    Registration closes:
    27 April 2017

  • Lee Strasberg’s Method Acting (Introduction)

    8-Week Evening Sessions

    3 Jul 2017 — 21 Aug 2017
    Mondays, 7:00pm — 11:00pm

    Registration closes:
    26 June 2017

  • Scene Study (Introduction)

    8-week Evening Sessions

    4 Jul 2017 — 22 Aug 2017
    Tuesdays, 7.00pm — 11.00pm

    Registration closes:
    27 June 2017

  • Comedic Improvisation (Intro)

    8-session evening workshop with public showcase

    5 Jul 2017 — 23 Aug 2017
    Wednesdays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm

    Registration closes:
    3 July 2017

  • Devised Theatre Masterclass: Suzuki & Viewpoints

    6-session devised theatre workshop by Scott Wings with Public Showcase

    14 Jul 2017 — 30 Jul 2017
    Fridays, 7.00pm — 11.00pm
    and Saturdays, 1.00pm — 9.00pm
    and Sundays, 1.00pm — 9.00pm

    Registration closes:
    14 July 2017

  • Meyerhold’s Biomechanics Workshop

    Three-Day Workshop

    21 Apr 2017 — 23 Apr 2017
    Fridays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm
    and Saturdays, 1.00pm — 8.00pm
    and Sundays, 11.00am — 8.00pm

    Registration is closed.

  • Acting on Camera 101

    One-Day Workshop (Jun)

    18 Jun 2017

    Sunday, 10.00am — 6.00pm

    Registration closes:
    16 June 2017

  • Improv 101

    One-Day Workshop (May)

    21 May 2017

    Sunday, 10.00am — 6.00pm

    Registration closes:
    16 May 2017

Workshops for Teens

  • Comedic Improvisation (Intro)

    8-session evening workshop with public showcase

    3 May 2017 — 21 Jun 2017
    Wednesdays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm

    Registration closes:
    1 May 2017

  • Devised Theatre: From Stage to Street

    A collaborative project to explore the process of devising a performance beginning from a space.

    4 May 2017 — 25 Jun 2017
    Thursdays, 7.00pm — 11.00pm

    Registration closes:
    27 April 2017

  • One Act Plays for Teens (Age 11 to 17)

    May-June Holiday Programme - 12-session workshop for Teens

    30 May 2017 — 24 Jun 2017
    Tuesdays, 2.00pm — 5.00pm
    and Wednesdays, 2.00pm — 5.00pm
    and Fridays, 2.00pm — 5.00pm

    Registration closes:
    23 May 2017

  • Scene Study (Introduction)

    8-week Evening Sessions

    4 Jul 2017 — 22 Aug 2017
    Tuesdays, 7.00pm — 11.00pm

    Registration closes:
    27 June 2017

  • Comedic Improvisation (Intro)

    8-session evening workshop with public showcase

    5 Jul 2017 — 23 Aug 2017
    Wednesdays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm

    Registration closes:
    3 July 2017

  • Meyerhold’s Biomechanics Workshop

    Three-Day Workshop

    21 Apr 2017 — 23 Apr 2017
    Fridays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm
    and Saturdays, 1.00pm — 8.00pm
    and Sundays, 11.00am — 8.00pm

    Registration is closed.

  • Acting on Camera 101

    One-Day Workshop (Jun)

    18 Jun 2017

    Sunday, 10.00am — 6.00pm

    Registration closes:
    16 June 2017

  • Improv 101

    One-Day Workshop (May)

    21 May 2017

    Sunday, 10.00am — 6.00pm

    Registration closes:
    16 May 2017

Short Intensives

Short Intensives are programmes that offer you experiential insights into the training that we offer at HCAC.

  • Devised Theatre Masterclass: Suzuki & Viewpoints

    6-session devised theatre workshop by Scott Wings with Public Showcase

    14 Jul 2017 — 30 Jul 2017
    Fridays, 7.00pm — 11.00pm
    and Saturdays, 1.00pm — 9.00pm
    and Sundays, 1.00pm — 9.00pm

    Registration closes:
    14 July 2017

  • Meyerhold’s Biomechanics Workshop

    Three-Day Workshop

    21 Apr 2017 — 23 Apr 2017
    Fridays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm
    and Saturdays, 1.00pm — 8.00pm
    and Sundays, 11.00am — 8.00pm

    Registration is closed.

  • Acting on Camera 101

    One-Day Workshop (Jun)

    18 Jun 2017

    Sunday, 10.00am — 6.00pm

    Registration closes:
    16 June 2017

  • Improv 101

    One-Day Workshop (May)

    21 May 2017

    Sunday, 10.00am — 6.00pm

    Registration closes:
    16 May 2017

Private Coaching

  • Audition Coaching

  • Remote Coaching

  • Role Preparation

  • On-Set / Out of Town Coaching

  • Business of Showbusiness

  • Public Speaking

  • Voice Training

  • Singing Training

Corporate Training

  • Confidence through Roleplay

  • Reporter Rapport: Media Training

  • Creating Corporate Presence: Discovering Your Professional Identity

  • Team Building: All For One

  • Creativity: The Art of Theft & Failure

    Corporate Short Intensives

  • Customised Workshops

Programmes for Schools

  • Pen on Paper: Creative Writing

  • The Art of Improv

  • Devised Performance 101

  • Team Building: All For One

  • Monologue 101

  • Creativity: The Art Of Theft & Failure

  • Strasberg 101